HFH Lima ReStore Logo                ReStore Facade

Store Hours

Tuesday - Friday:
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


550 W Elm St.
Lima, OH 45801-4730

Contact Us

(419) 222-4257

HFH Lima ReStore FAQs

What is the ReStore?

Habitat for Humanity-Lima Area sells new and used building materials and home furnishings to the public at deeply discounted prices. All proceeds benefit Habitat for Humanity of Summit County. Merchandise is acquired through donations from businesses and the public. Thousands of tons of perfectly good materials have been diverted from the landfill due to donations to the ReStore.ReStore Item

Is the ReStore open to the public?

Yes! Anyone is welcome to shop at the ReStore.

What payment types does the ReStore accept?

Cash, Personal Checks, Credit Cards (Visa, MasterCard, Discover)

What does the ReStore sell?

Sales items may consist of, but are not limited to: appliances (ranges, refridgerators, washers, dryers), cabinets, lighting and plumbing fixtures, hardware, roofing, tools, trim, doors, lumber, flooring and windows. Check back often, our inventory changes frequently!

How are the items priced at the ReStore?

Materials are sold to the public at substantial discount - 50-90% below retail value.

DeconstructionWhere do items come from?

The ReStore accepts new and used home furnishings and building-related materials from individuals, contractors, suppliers, retail stores, remodelers and property managers.  Some items come from the deconstruction of buildings made available to the ReStore.

How often do you get new merchandise?

Our inventory changes often - we are receiving new items weekly.

Can you tell me over the telephone what specific items you have in stock?

We may be able to answer questions over the phone about specific items in stock. However, our inventory changes frequently so the better idea is to visit the ReStore regularly to see what new items have come in since your last visit.

How do I donate an item?

If you have building materials or other items for the home in either new or gently used condition, call us at (419) 222-4257  For more details, please check out the Donations section.

Will you pick items up?

Yes, arrangements can be made to pick up donated items, especially if they are heavy or too large to fit in your vehicle. Please call the ReStore at (419) 222-4257  to make arrangements.

Where do the proceeds from the sales go?

Proceeds from ReStore sales support the Habitat for Humanity-Lima Area's primary objectives of building affordable houses with lower income families in need.ReStore Display

Are my donations tax deductible?

Probably. Donations to the ReStore are tax deductible to the fullest extent allow by law. Please consult with a tax accountant or the IRS for a definite answer. We will provide you with a donation receipt, which you may use with your tax information.

Does the ReStore place a value on the items we donate?

No, the IRS requires the donor to place the value on your donations.

How can my business get involved?

There are many ways local businesses can contribute: financial donations, equipment donations, sponsor a special event for the ReStore, place an ad for or with the ReStore, volunteer at the ReStore, donate materials, or shop at the ReStore. Do you have a unique idea about ways to help? Contact us and tell us about it.